Ireland vs New Zealand LIVE: Updates from Autumn International series at Aviva Stadium

Ireland have made four changes, with Rob Kearney, Garry Ringrose, Devin Toner and Josh van der Flier all coming in.

Bundee Aki, who was born and grew up in New Zealand but qualified to play for Ireland, will also face the All Blacks this evening.

Speaking about Aki earlier this week, All Blacks assistant coach Ian Foster said: “You have moulded him into an Irish man, he looks like an Irish man now doesn’t he?”

It will be the first time Aki has faced New Zealand.

Ireland: Rob Kearney; Keith Earls, Garry Ringrose, Bundee Aki, Jacob Stockdale; Johnny Sexton, Kieran Marmion; Cian Healy, Rory Best (capt), Tadhg Furlong; Devin Toner, James Ryan; Peter O’Mahony, Josh van der Flier, CJ Stander.

Replacements: Sean Cronin, Jack McGrath, Andrew Porter, Iain Henderson, Jordi Murphy, Luke McGrath, Joey Carbery, Jordan Larmour.

New Zealand: Damian McKenzie; Ben Smith, Jack Goodhue, Ryan Crotty, Rieko Ioane; Beauden Barrett, Aaron Smith; Kieran Read (capt), Ardie Savea, Liam Squire; Brodie Retallick, Sam Whitelock; Owen Franks, Codie Taylor, Karl Tu’inukuafe.

Replacements: Dane Coles, Ofa Tuungafasi, Nepo Laulala, Scott Barrett, Matt Todd, TJ Perenara, Richie Mo’unga, Anton Lienert-Brown.

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